The Best Children’s Museums in the USA

5. Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose

San Jose, CA

The Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose will entertain your children for hours and hours. Families agree that it’s one of the best memberships they’ve purchased. Favorite areas in this museum are the Wonder Cabinet, the bubble area, the water play area and the arts and crafts area.

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 Jump up the coast a state and into Oregon to visit our next best children’s museum.

About the author

Katie Bodell is Trekaroo’s Blog Editor, a freelance writer, a happy wife to her best friend, and a mom to three sweet California girls. She loves the Bible, learning & research, musical theater, indy music, artsy films, languages, and diverse cultural encounters. Her husband is thankful that google can now answer all of her perpetual random questions.
12 Responses
  1. Traci

    Great choices; the Strong Museum in NY is AMAZING! But where is the EdVenture children’s museum in Columbia, SC? It’s the largest children’s museum in the South, and home to “Eddie,” the world’s largest kid! http://gobigorgohomeblog.com/1054

  2. kbodell

    @ Traci, Looks like an awesome museum. I’ll have to keep my eye on it for 2011!! Right now it has some mixed reviews from trekaroo users?? Hopefully if it is such a great place, that will soon change 😉 http://www.trekaroo.com/activities/edventure-childrens-museum-columbia-south-carolina

  3. Alexandra

    I HAVE to add the Mississippi Children’s Museum in my hometown of Jackson, MS. It really is amazing!
    http://www.mississippichildrensmuseum.com/

  4. Claire

    Great List! I am coming back to your site when we take any family vacations!! We live in Philly and are just starting to explore locally. For anyone looking to save a few dollars at the Please Touch Museum, we put together a youtube episode on how we were able to afford the visit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTxNiRQXmSQ

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